Resources in Advocacy

Presbyterian Women Justice and Peace Calendar, 4-pager

Download this four-page version of the Presbyterian Women justice-and-peace calendar, trimmed in orange in keeping with PW’s observance of Orange Days, and share it, post it, forward it to anyone wishing to observe days of the year that are important to peace and justice work.

Prayer and Thanksgiving for Roma 2014

In 2014, members of Presbyterian Women join their voices with others around the world who are concerned with justice for the Roma, who are marginalized throughout Europe. This prayer cycle and liturgy can help you focus your prayers and advocacy on the Roma. A list of recommended resources is also included.

Holy Discontentment Advocacy Resource

Holy Discontentment: Lifting Your Voice for Effective Advocacy outlines the tools in the advocate’s toolbox, discusses their effectiveness, and gives suggestions on truly effective advocacy strategies.  Now, with a newly updated section on using social media as an advocacy tool!

Presbyterians Say No Child Soldiers

Join Presbyterian efforts to end the exploitation of children as soldiers. Find information about the issue and how you can become involved as well as a description of how to participate in the Red Hands Campaign.

Prayer and Thanksgiving for Roma 2013

In 2013, members of Presbyterian Women join their voices with others around the world who are concerned with justice for the Roma, who are marginalized throughout Europe. This resource guide with prayers can help you focus your prayers and advocacy on the Roma.

Justice and Peace Bookmark

Presbyterian Women has ongoing advocacy work in several areas, from food to language to gender justice. And there are multiple ways to stay connected to these topics. A bookmark lists the various emphases and resources that can help you take action. Share this bookmark (printed three to a page) with other advocates!

Justice and Peace Links—United Nations Commission on the Status of Women 2012

The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women is an annual meeting of nongovernmental organizations committed to ensuring women’s equality and promoting women’s rights in the resolutions and work of United Nations member states. Representatives of Presbyterian Women attended this meeting in 2012, focusing on rural women, empowerment, poverty reduction and rural development. Read… Read more »

PW Quarterly Newsletter (Third Quarter 2011)

The PW Quarterly Newsletter highlights recent news from Presbyterian Women at the churchwide level. Find information from the committees of the Churchwide Coordinating Team, details about new resources, highlights of conferences and events, and what’s on the horizon for Presbyterian Women. Note: This resource is also distributed as a print piece, mailed with enclosures. The… Read more »

PW Structural Review Task Group Report

Voting delegates at PW’s 2012 Business Meeting will consider a resolution to commend the 2003 Structural Review Task Group’s Report to PW groups. The task group worked from 2001 to 2003 to assess PW’s organizational structure, programs and resources from an antiracist perspective. Their report includes various recommendations for individuals and PW groups to proactively… Read more »